…thanks to Sunday’s deadline knitting (which I did finish – thank you all for your encouragement!), this week’s newsletter and a long list of to-do’s, I got myself comfortable with holding off on the holiday decorations until Friday. We did … Continue reading Hello December.
Christmas morning toast …was a most festive affair. We drank and ate and even managed a few photos. mostly of Charlie! with his dad, smiling at his Poppa and with his mama and his new alphabet letters – he especially … Continue reading Christmas 2014.
…we’re feeling grateful to be here. It’s been three years since the airport figured into our holiday plans and it threw us a curve ball early this morning. Marc’s flight was supposed to arrive about ten minutes before Sara’s and … Continue reading Around Here.
…I wore my just-finished Christmas beret to our family holiday gathering yesterday, along with the cowl that my dear friend Penny knit for me. I asked Katie to take photos. And this morning I texted that first one to Penny … Continue reading The Best Accessory.
…hope your Wednesday was full of warmth and twinkle lights! Continue reading Watercolor Wednesday | Looking In.
Christmas 1963 …I obviously loved the rocking horse, which I still have – our girls played with it, and maybe Charlie will too…next year? And that gingerbread ornament near the bottom of the tree (just to the right of the … Continue reading Throwback Thursday | Second Christmas.
…brought to you by this year’s December Daily. which I’ve finally decided is going to be fully digital. I spent a few hours yesterday playing around (not with my printer 🙂 in photoshop and have a plan, and a template, … Continue reading Jingle Bell Time.
…my well-earned reward for a long to-do list…fully done. Twinkle lights, a glass of wine and knitting. When I walked with Lauren this morning, I didn’t think there was any way I’d get it all done (especially because I – … Continue reading Bring on the Twinkle.
…made its first appearance in 2011 in the family room of our old house (and yikes, I had to really dig to find any reference to it here on the blog!). The tree is just four feet tall so it … Continue reading Watercolor Wednesday | The Bird Tree.
…nope, I had the best intentions of sharing the beginning of my December Daily album but…it’s not ready. In fact, I’ve got nothing except a head full of plans and a heap of enthusiasm (and if I’m being totally honest, … Continue reading Not What I'd Planned.